2018 Schedule: Seminars


Time Title Host
12:15-1:00PM Italy's Sparkling Harmony Presenter:  Ira Norof, CSE, CWE, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits 
1:30-2:15PM Hitting the High Note, an Artist's Look at Music & Wine Presenter: Serafin Alvarado, MS, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
2:45-3:30PM Pinot Noir Smackdown Presenter: Eric Hemer, CWE, MS, MW, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
4:00-4:45PM The World of Port Presenters:  Kathryn Morgan, MS, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits;
Brian Bauer, CWE, CSS, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits       
5:15-6:00PM Women of the Wine World Emcee: Chandra Ram, Plate Magazine

Presenters: Alpana Singh, MS, Terra & Vine;
Madeline Triffon
, MS; 
Allison Hupp
, DipWSET, CS, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits


Time Title Host
12:45-1:30PM The Old Fashioned, New Again Emcee: David Tamarkin, Epicurious

Presenters: Egor Polonskiy, Mixologist, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits;
Julia Momose
, Oriole Chicago 
2:00-2:45PM The Martini Revolution Presenter: Egor Polonskiy, Mixologist, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits;
Dustin Drankiewicz, The Swill Inn
3:15-4:00PM Let Them Eat Cake (And Drink Beer) Presenter: Jared Rouben, President & Brewmaster, Moody Tongue Brewing Company
4:30-5:15PM Vodka…Pouring On the Truth Presenters:  Egor Polonskiy, Mixologist, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits;
Aaron Pollack, Mixologist

Millennium Park   |   Sept 25 - 27, 2020